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Welcome to the Abyss Scuba Diving Blog. We are using this blog to keep everyone up to date with all the important related to Sydney Diving and other issues which are important to those who dive in the Abyss.

Changing A Life

Changing A Life

My name is Alexa and until 4 weeks ago I’d spent 10 years working in an office. Some jobs were okay and some were mind numbing and I always thought people were incredibly lucky if they had a job they actually enjoyed. I’m from grey London but […]


Brett Poole – A Career In Diving

Brett Poole – A Career In Diving

Brett Poole began diving just over 5 years ago after trying it out in the aquarium in Mooloolaba.  Brett absolutely loved the experience and decided to do the Open Water course with Abyss Scuba Diving. Shortly after came the Advanced Open Water and the Bombo wreck near Wollongong, during which […]


My Dive Career

My Dive Career

Many people ask me about my career in diving. I have always loved the water, loved meeting new people and have always been adventurous and outgoing. I had asthma as a kid so it was head for me to get a medical to learn to […]


A Career In Diving Was A Long Way From My Thoughts.

A Career In Diving Was A Long Way From My Thoughts.

I never intended to have a career in diving, it was just something I did on weekends but that’s not quite how it turned out   I learned to dive in Cairns for my 40th Birthday, there were sixteen students in the class with one instructor and […]


Dive Instructor Internship

Dive Instructor Internship

I am currently at the airport in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia waiting for a plane to take off that will eventually be taking me to the beautiful Perhentian Islands where I will be working as a PADI Dive Instructor. Just six months ago, I was working […]